Dec 4, 2013 8:00am PST
you, do republicans really believe racism is over? well, a tweet this week from the rnc about rosa parks is raising questions about whether republicans get it when it comes to race. they have said that they want to make changes about diversity outreach. i'll have a chance to speak with one of the people tasked with that outreach for republicans. >>> and we want to leave you on this note, a quick look outside the view here at our windows at 30 rock. the tree is primed and primped, ready to be lit tonight. and get this, it's 50 degrees here in new york city. mariah carey, mary j. blige, the goo goo dolls are among the performances you'll see tonight and the "today" show gang will be there for the ceremony starting at 7:00 p.m. eastern here on nbc. [ male announcer ] we took new febreze free with no perfume to prove the skeptics wrong. hi. are you karen? [ karen ] yes, i am you said in a focus group, "they just mask the smell." i'm going to ask you to find the smelliest item in your home. here. okay. [ laughs ] very, very strong dog odor. this is febreze free. it has no perfume. wow.
Dec 2, 2013 8:00am PST
role in that tragic accident. >>> plus the rnc now back tracking on a tweet attempting to honor rosa parks' historic arrest. just how hard is it really working to reach out to the african-american community in this country? the agenda panel weighs in on that. >>> first, the florida woman who got a 20-year sentence for firing what she says is a warning shot at her abusive husband is out on bond. i'm going to talk to one of the lawyers who helped her get that new trial next. [ paper rustles, outdoor sounds ] ♪ [ male announcer ] laura's heart attack didn't come with a warning. today her doctor has her on a bayer aspirin regimen to help reduce the risk of another one. if you've had a heart attack, be sure to talk to your doctor before you begin an aspirin regimen. >>> a florida woman awaiting a new trial on a controversial stand your ground case is free on bond. marissa alexander was released from jail on thanksgiving eve. it was last year that she was given a mandatory 20-year prison 17 e 17 sentence for what she insisted was a warning shot to her husband. the judge threw out her sel
Dec 9, 2013 8:00am PST
actually working? coming up, i'll speak with connecticut congressman rosa delauro. >>> also ahead, we've all complained about airport layovers but this one takes the cake. how did a man end up locked inside a dark, empty plane long after it landed? we'll explain. ♪ ♪ nothing says, "you're my #1 copilot," like a milk-bone biscuit. ♪ say it with milk-bone. if every u.s. home replaced one light bulb with a compact fluorescent bulb, the energy saved could light how many homes? 1 million? 2 million? 3 million? the answer is... 3 million homes. by 2030, investments in energy efficiency could help americans save $300 billion each year. take the energy quiz. energy lives here. ♪ ♪ ♪ [ female announcer ] share a little holiday joy with starbucks. avo: thesales event "sis back. drive" ♪ which means it's never been easier to get a new 2014 jetta. it gets an impressive 34 highway mpg and comes with no charge scheduled maintenance. and right now you can drive one home for practically just your signature. sign. then drive. get zero due at signing, zero down, zero deposit, and zero